Shepherd’s pie has got to be one of my husband’s and my all-time favorite comfort foods. It has a wonderful blend of flavors from the meat, potatoes, vegetables, and cheese. What’s more is you serve it warm, so it makes you feel good from the inside out. Another thing we like about this is that
Sesame ginger ribs are the ideal family dinner when you feel like you need something different. Not only are they hearty, but they also pack a lot of flavor. A few nights ago, my husband and I were talking about how it’s so easy to get into a rut with dinner rotations. Consequently, I started
Mediterranean salads are packed with flavor and heart-healthy nutrients. For this reason, these salads are ideal for a family dinner. What’s nice about this salad is you can easily personalize the ingredients on each family member’s plate. I have one daughter who doesn’t care for cheese, so I would leave off the feta on hers.
Egg muffin cups have made my life so much easier. Most mornings, I’m fine with oatmeal, but there are times when I need protein when I first get up. Since eggs are the ideal breakfast food, these muffin cups are the perfect thing in the morning. I typically make a dozen egg muffin cups at
A coconut macaroon is not only among my favorite types of cookies, but it can also be made gluten-free. In fact, leaving out the flour allows the flavor of the coconut to be more pronounced. However, if you want to make them more dense, you may use traditional white flour or almond flour. Before you
Crockpot chicken stew, like many other dishes I prepare, came from the need to use some leftovers. We had barbecued chicken drumstick quarters a few nights ago. Since I hate wasting food, I looked around the fridge and pantry and came up with this recipe. I actually thought about making my chicken and rice casserole.
A zucchini boat is a great dinner option to get the family to eat more veggies. In fact, when I make this dish, my non-veggie-loving husband smiles. In addition to being delicious, it’s a budget-friendly family dinner. One of the keys to preparing a vegetable the family will love is to infuse lots of flavor.
Southern ways can be confusing to anyone from other parts of the world. In fact, even those from the good old U.S. of A. are often baffled by the actions of southerners. If you plan to move to the South or just pay us a visit, you need to understand the southern ways of doing
A rice cooker frittata is one of the easiest meals you can make. Just dump the ingredients into the rice cooker, turn it on, and leave it alone for about 15-20 minutes. That gives you time to set the table, put some bread in the toaster, and pour a cup of coffee. Although eggs are
Stuffed mushrooms with sausage are among my favorite dishes. As a matter of fact, when I spot them on the appetizer tray or buffet table at any get-together, I make a beeline for them. After all, I’m not the only one who enjoys them, so I know they’ll disappear quickly. I’ve had these delectable little